Maximum age limit fixed for appointment in government services

Order issued by General Administration Department
Bhopal, July 4, 2019 (Ataullah Faizan): The State Government has issued an order bringing amendment in maximum age limit fixed for appointment on posts filled through direct recruitment in government services. Directives in this connection have been issued to all the departments by the state government.
The minimum and maximum age limit of gazetted, non-gazzetted executive posts to be filled by direct recruitment by open competition through Public Service Commission will be 21 to 40 years. The minimum and maximum age limit of posts, outside the purview of the Public Service Commission like 3rd and 4th grade posts will be 18 to 40 years.
Five years exemption will be given in the maximum age limit to scheduled caste, scheduled tribe, other backward classes, employees of government/corporations/boards/autonomous institutions/civil defence along with handicapped/women (reserved/unreserved) etc.
As per the order, the age limit of 21 to 45 years has been fixed for these categories to be filled by the Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission and the age limit of 18 to 45 years has been fixed for appointment on the posts of direct recruitment outside the purview of Public Service Commission.